Monica Kumar

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Gender
Female
Age Range
20 - 35
Base Location
Sydney
Available In
Adelaide, Auckland, Australian Capital Territory, Brisbane, Christchurch, Dunedin, Gold Coast, International, Melbourne, Northern Territory, Perth, Queenstown, Sydney, Tasmania, Wellington
Skills
Actor, Commercial Talent, Prof. Singer, Writer, Singer
Hair
Black, Dark Brown
Eye
Brown, Dark Brown
Memberships
M.E.A.A
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Agent

Acting Agent
Management 11
Phone

Feature Photo
Monica Kumar
Feature Clip

Credits

Television

2021
Series Regular / Production Associate
Wakefield
ABC - Jungle Entertainment / BBC
Jocelyn Moorhouse / Kim Mordaunt
2019
Co-Star / Co-Creator
Carpark Clubbing
ABC iView
Sarah Bassiuoni
2018
Guest Star
Deadly Women
Discovery Channel
Tylah Pratt

Short Film

2021
Lead
Nina
Poora Raj
2020
Lead
Don't Forget to Go Home
Sweetshop
Victoria Thompson
2019
Supporting
CFMEU
Matilda Films
Laurence Coy
2018
Supporting
Chikas
Unicorn Inc
Simone McGennisken
2018
Supporting
Stick and Stems
Sketchy As
Abubakr Mahmoud

Stage

2021
Supporting
Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark
The Listies: Critical Stages
Mish Grigor
2019
Supporting
Gravity Guts
Company of Rogues
Erica Lovel
2019
Supporting
Counting and Cracking
Belvoir St Theatre
Eamon Flack
2018
Supporting
Obviously
The Joan
Vonne Patiag
2018
Supporting
This Way Up
The Joan
Sophea Op
2018
Supporting
Flight Paths
National Theatre of Parramatta
Anthea Williams
2017
Ensemble
Original
Carriageworks
Jenevieve Chang
2017
Supporting
Boundless
Urban Theatre Projects
Rosie Dennis
2017
Ensemble
Intersection
Australian Theatre for Young People
Katrina Douglas
2016
Supporting
Suburbist
Powerhouse Youth Theatre
Kate Worsley

Voice Over

2019
Lead
HR Project
Uncanny Valley
Matt Perrott

Commercial

2021
Hero
Domain
Finch
Jesse James McElroy
2021
Supporting
H&R Block
Finch
Michael Gracey
2020
Hero
Aware Super
The Works
Jose Talite
2018
Hero
Indeed
Exit Films
Gaysorn Thavat
2017
Hero
Telstra TV
Good Oil Films
Fiona McGee

Online

2019
Lead
AHM
Finch
Luke Bouchier

Training

2020
Pip Edwards
Private Tuition
Screen Acting
2019
Anthony Wong
Masterclass
Chubbuck Technique
2019
Linda Nicholls Gidley
Private Tuition
U.S Accent
2019
Ben Mathews
Private Tuition
Screen Acting
2019
Sydney Actors Collective: Socratis Otto
8 Week Course
Audition Technique
2019
Paul Parker
Private Tuition
Screen Acting
2019
Belvoir St Theatre: Linda Nicholls Gidley
Accent Rehearsal
Sri Lankan Accent
2019
The Audition Technique: Greg Apps
6 Week Course
Self Taping
2018
National Theatre of Parramatta: Page Walker
Accent Rehearsal
R.P Accent
2018
Screenwise: Simon Westaway
6 Week Course
Screen Acting
2015
Actors Centre Australia: Kirsty Best
8 Week Course
Screen Acting
2014
Clockfire Theatre
Clowning Masterclass
Commedia dell'arte
2013
Charles Sturt University
B.A Communications
Theatre/Media

Skills & Attributes

Shoe Size
7
Clothing Size
Female - 8
Waist
64cm
Bust
77cm
Hip
84cm
Natural Accent
Australian
Ethnicity
Indian, Fijian, Sri Lankan
Accents
American Standard, Australian, English, Fijian, Indian, Pakistani
Languages
Hindi-Urdu, English
Hair Length
Past Shoulder
Hair Style
Wavy
Singing
Contemporary, Pop, Blues, Classical, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Rock
Singing Range
Soprano
Sport
Rock Climbing , Swimming, Yoga, Pilates
Professional Skills
Actor, Commercial Talent, Prof. Singer, Writer, Singer

Media

Public Media
2:29

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Notes

Monica Kumar is an actor and writer. Most recently appearing as a series regular for the ABC / BBC drama, Wakefield. Directed by Jocylen Moorehouse and Kim Mordaunt. She is the co-creator of the ABC iView series Carpark Clubbing. Winner of The Digital First Initiative by Create NSW. Winner of Best Writing, and Nominated for Best Actor at Stareable Festival in New York City. Nominated for Best Australian Comedy at Melbourne Web Festival. And, Winner of Best Ensemble Cast at Die Seriale Festival. She performed in Belvoir St Theatre’s Counting and Cracking. Winner of Best Main-stage Production, at the 2019 Sydney Theatre Awards. And Winner of 2019 Helpmann Awards, including Best Play and Best New Australian Work. Her other credits include: Don’t Forget to Go Home directed by Sundance Ignite finalist, Victoria Thompson. Nina, directed by Poora Raj, and Discovery Channel’s drama series, Deadly Women. Flight Paths, directed by Anthea Williams. Intersection, directed by Katrina Douglas, and Gravity Guts, directed by Erica Lovell. Nominated three times at the 2019 Sydney Fringe Awards. Including Best in Theatre. Monica, also has experience in radio and voice-over. Lending her voice for production companies, AHM, Uncanny Valley and the radio station, 2BS Gold. Her singing range is E3-A5 (Soprano). Reviews - Flight Paths: “Monica Kumar is excellent as the razor-sharp Anika. 4/5 stars". Tim Garratt: Theatre People. - Intersection: “Eminently memorable comedian Monica Kumar brings the laughs". Suzy Wong: Sydney Theatre Reviews.